Flashcards in DNA Replication Deck (13):
DNA replication is...
the method by which DNA is copied; semi-conservative
parent template and daughter strand
enzyme that proofreads
occurs at the...
enzyme that breaks down hydrogen bonds
helicase breaks bonds which unwinds the DNA molecule
DNA polymerase adds complementary nucleotides to each strand of DNA
1. single strand instead of two
2. ribose instead of deoxyribose
3. uracil instead of thymine
T,C,U (1 ring)
A,G (2 rings)
messenger; carries instructions for making proteins
transfer; carry amino acids